The Invisible Man to rock India

Elisabeth Moss-starrer Hollywood horror film “The Invisible Man” is all set to be released in India on February 28. The film, brought to the theatres here by the Universal Pictures International India, will open in Hindi and English.

Loosely based on the HG Wells novel of the same name, The Invisible Man is touted to be a terrifying modern tale of obsession. Apart from Elisabeth Moss, the film also stars Aldis Hodge, Storm Reid, Harriet Dyer and Oliver Jackson-Cohen.

Moss, who has won an Emmy Award for her role in The Handmaid’s Tale, will play the role of Cecilia, a girl who is trapped in a violent, controlling relationship.

Directed by Leigh Whannell, the film also stars Aldis Hodge, Storm Reid, Harriet Dyer and Oliver Jackson-Cohen.  The film is produced by Blumhouse Productions’ Jason Blum, current-day master of the horror genre in movies such as “The Purge” franchise as well as M Knight Shyamalan’s “Split”, “Glass” and Jordan Peele’s “Get Out”.

According to the official logline, the story revolves around a wealthy and brilliant scientist, Cecilia Kass (Moss), who escapes her violent and controlling relationship, one day in the dead of the night. She disappears into hiding with the help of her sister, their childhood friend and his teenage daughter .

The synopsis goes like this:  Trapped in a violent, controlling relationship with a wealthy & brilliant scientist, Cecilia Kass (Elisabeth Moss) escapes in the dead of night & disappears into hiding, aided by her sister (HarrietDyer), their childhood friend (Aldis Hodge) and his teenage daughter (Storm Reid).

But when Cecilia’s abusive ex (Oliver Jackson-Cohen) commits suicide & leaves her a generous portion of his vast fortune, Cecilia suspects his death was a hoax.

As a series of eerie coincidences turns lethal, threatening the lives of those she loves, Cecilia’s sanity begins to unravel as she desperately tries to prove that she is being hunted by someone nobody can see!